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Silver: China asked for Rockets GM Daryl Morey to be fired

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Chinese officials wanted Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey to be fired for his tweet supporting anti-government protesters in...

NCAA: College athletes graduating at record high rate

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Graduation rates among college athletes continue to hit record highs.The NCAA's most recent statistics, released Wednesday, show 89% of all athletes...

Nike closing Oregon Project in wake of Salazar doping ban

Nike is closing its elite Oregon Project track and field program overseen by Alberto Salazar following his recent four-year doping ban in a move...

Media events canceled in China for NBA preseason game

In response to the NBA defending Daryl Morey's freedom of speech, Chinese officials took it away from the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets.All...

NBA postpones media sessions in Shanghai amid China rift

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver told the Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday that the league is still expecting them to play as...

The Latest: Pay for play big topic at ACC media day

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest from ACC men's basketball media day on Tuesday (all times local):4:15 p.m.The Atlantic Coast Conference wrapped up media...

The Latest: Boeheim lukewarm on playing 20 conference games

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest from ACC men's basketball media day on Tuesday (all times local):2:25 p.m.Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim is lukewarm to...

NBA Commissioner says league will support freedom of speech

TOKYO (AP) - NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league is not apologizing for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's since-deleted tweet showing support...

Chinese state TV suspends 2 NBA preseason game broadcasts

BEIJING (AP) - Chinese state broadcaster CCTV announced Tuesday it will no longer air two NBA preseason games set to be played in the...

Kansas apologizes for risque Snoop Dogg show at hoops event

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - The University of Kansas apologized for its risque Late Night at the Phog event in which rapper Snoop Dogg performed,...